October 22, 2012

Pumpkin Pie Oatmeal With Caramel Sauce


Give Regular Oats A Taste Of Pumpkin Pie For A Yummy Fall Breakfast

By Jaclyn Bell


For anyone looking to add some extra oomph to breakfast this fall, this recipe from Cooking Classy transforms regular oats with a taste of pumpkin pie.

Photo by Cooking Classy

Ingredients (makes one serving)

  • 1/2 cup rolled oats
  • 2/3 cup milk
  • 1/4 cup buttermilk
  • 1/4 cup canned pumpkin puree
  • 1 Tbsp light-brown sugar
  • 1/4 tsp cinnamon
  • 1 pinch nutmeg
  • 1 pinch ginger
  • 1 dash salt
  • 1 – 2 Tbsp caramel sauce or caramel ice cream topping
  • 1 Tbsp chopped walnuts or pecans, optional

Directions

In a large microwave safe bowl, whisk together oats, milk, buttermilk, pumpkin puree, light-brown sugar, cinnamon, nutmeg, ginger, and salt.

Microwave mixture on high for 3 1/2 minutes, then allow oatmeal to rest a few minutes. (For a thinner consistency, pour in additional milk or use half and half instead of buttermilk.)

Drizzle oatmeal with caramel sauce and sprinkle with optional chopped nuts. Serve warm.

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